Archive for December, 2011

Malzahn to be Named Head Football Coach at Arkansas State

For Immediate Release:  December 14, 2011 Arkansas State University Contact: Jerry Scott (870-972-3405) JONESBORO (12/14/11) – The Arkansas State University Department of Athletics will hold a 3:30 p.m. press conference today, announcing Gus Malzahn as the Red Wolves’ 28th head football coach. The press conference will be held on the ASU?campus at the Convocation Center […]


UAA Football-Playing Members Receive Affiliate Member Status in Presidents’ Athletic Conference and Southern Athletic Association

The University Athletic Association is pleased to announce the acceptance of its four footballplaying members as affiliate members in the sport of football in the Presidents’ Athletic Conference and the Southern Athletic Association. Carnegie Mellon University and Case Western Reserve University will join the Presidents’ Athletic Conference (PAC) as football affiliate members beginning in the […]


East Mississippi Lions nab 2011 Dirty 30 national football title in final team rankings

SCOOBA – Just over a week removed from earning their first national championship on the football field, the Lions of East Mississippi Community College are now also being recognized as this year’s national junior college football champions in the Dirty 30 National Junior College Rankings. In its seventh season of existence, the Dirty […]


Freeze Steps Down as ASU Head Football Coach

JONESBORO (12/5/11) – Arkansas State Director of Athletics Dr. Dean Lee announced Monday that Hugh Freeze has stepped down as the Red Wolves’ head football coach to take the head coaching position at Ole Miss. Freeze was named ASU’s 27th all-time head coach on Dec. 2, 2010, after originally being announced as the team’s offensive […]


A-State Set to Face Northern Illinois in Bowl

JONESBORO (12/4/11) – The Sun Belt Conference champion Arkansas State football team will play Mid-American Conference champion Northern Illinois in the Bowl, it was announced Sunday after the Huskies accepted an invitation to the Jan. 8 bowl game at Ladd-Peebles Stadium in Mobile, Ala. The Red Wolves accepted an official invitation to play in […]